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Why workplace training should never be skipped

- September 28, 2023 3 MIN READ

Employee training should be a top priority for all businesses looking to hire new staff, yet the percentage of people participating in work-related training is considerably low with only 23 per cent of workers aged 15-74 undergoing such training, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics explains Thomas Amos, CEO & Co-Founder, Sidekicker. Many business owners… Read more »

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Five onboarding mistakes businesses need to avoid

- November 16, 2022 4 MIN READ

Interviewing and recruiting are only the first steps of the journey when hiring new staff, but it’s the third step – onboarding – that is perhaps the most important, writes Brad Giles, leadership coach, business advisor and author of the new book Onboarded: How to bring new hires to the point where they are effective,… Read more »


How to onboard staff when everyone is working from home

- August 5, 2021 3 MIN READ

If you worked in an office prior to the pandemic, chances are that around a year ago today, you would have already transitioned to a remote working environment. For many, remote working was a seamless transition, which provided greater flexibility and challenged workers to create a better work-life balance. Despite the benefits, some challenges still… Read more »